Pen and Ink

9/11: in remembrance

No day shall erase you from the memory of time

This quote from Virgil is displayed in the Memorial Hall of the National September 11 Memorial Museum in New York with letters forged from remnant World Trade Center steel by blacksmith Tom Joyce.

afternoon at the ballet

 

Yesterday afternoon the ballet came to the studio. Inspired after watching the sublime Tiler Peck, principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, in Ballet 422 on Netflix. Watch this great ballet documentary and be inspired by her too.

 

 

                  

 

                     

 

 

nothing is impossible

Paralympic Moment I

Congratulations to Canada’s Kurt Oatway, sitting super-giant slalom gold medalist
Pyeongchang 2018
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Dedicated to the memory of Stephen Hawking.

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Olympic Moment  I11.2.18

WPC: Transformation


 

Transformation using the gift of the four treasures in the studio today.

Piazza San Marco, Study I

maturday


 

Waterloo I 3.11.15 matted and framed.

 

Waterloo Station today. 

It’s good to be back. 

From Yardwork to Artwork: The Lavender Story

Our Lavender Provencal is spectacular this year.

This bouquet picked today is filling the house with its wonderful aroma…

     
 

…but as you can see I couldn’t resist a stopover in the studio on the way.

snowy willow

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Kitsilano in the snow #5

the first of the year

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Kitsilano in the snow, a new painting for a new year.